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Event Rentals Growth Expected in 2020

A recently released rentals forecast from the American Rental Association paints a picture of continued growth in the event rentals market, mirroring an increase in the events industry as a whole. (Skift)

Hilton to Brand Resorts World Hotels in Las Vegas

Hilton is partnering with Resorts World to connect three of its premium brands — Hilton Hotels & Resorts, LXR and Conrad — to the 3,500-room Las Vegas Strip property slated to open next year. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)

Destinations International Welcomes New Director of Meetings

Gail Mutnik has joined Destinations International in the newly created position of director of meetings. Mutnik, who has more than 30 years of association experience, will join the organization on March 19. (Destinations International)

Inaugural IBTM Asia Pacific 2020 Moved to Next Year

Reed Travel Exhibitions has announced that it has postponed the inaugural edition of IBTM Asia Pacific in Singapore, planned for April 6–8 to April 13–14, 2021, after carefully taking the risks associated with COVID-19 into consideration. (pcma)

What Sustainable Aviation Fuel Means for Greener Airplane Travel

Sustainable fuel — like the kind used during this year's World Economic Forum in Davos — represents a significant opportunity for commercial aviation to reduce its carbon emissions so that flying remains a responsible choice for travelers. (CNN)